|Poster:||dead-head_Monte||Date:||Dec 26, 2011 7:33am|
|Forum:||occupywallstreet||Subject:||GOP forces Tar Sands Pipeline permit decision in 60 days!|
GOP Threatens Economy and Environment — Forces Obama decision on Tar Sands Pipeline permit in 60 days:
House Speaker John Boehner conceded to the inevitable and agreed to approve the Senate compromise that extends the payroll tax cut and unemployment insurance two months.
That bill also includes, at the GOP’s insistence, a requirement that Obama make a decision within 60 days on the tar sands pipeline, which is likely fatal to Keystone XL.